The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 36 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing SOAP 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.19% 1.48% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 6.25% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £365 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-17.69% -13.33%
SOAP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
76 64 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 22.69% 23.62% 34.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 35 54
Average daily rate £375 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
Average hourly rate £28.69 £24.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.54% -17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Warwickshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Warwickshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rugby - - - - 1
SOAP
West Midlands

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 14 (87.50%) Web Services
2 13 (81.25%) XML
3 11 (68.75%) WebSphere
4 10 (62.50%) Java
5 9 (56.25%) QA
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle
7 7 (43.75%) J2EE
7 7 (43.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
7 7 (43.75%) JDBC
7 7 (43.75%) JSP
7 7 (43.75%) Servlets
7 7 (43.75%) Struts
7 7 (43.75%) XSLT
7 7 (43.75%) JBoss
7 7 (43.75%) Apache
7 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
7 7 (43.75%) JMS
7 7 (43.75%) B2C
7 7 (43.75%) Internet
7 7 (43.75%) JMX
7 7 (43.75%) ATG
7 7 (43.75%) CMS
7 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
7 7 (43.75%) Content Management
7 7 (43.75%) Spring
7 7 (43.75%) Endeca
7 7 (43.75%) Load Testing
7 7 (43.75%) Software Architecture
7 7 (43.75%) Capacity Planning

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (68.75%) WebSphere
2 7 (43.75%) CMS
2 7 (43.75%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
2 7 (43.75%) JBoss
2 7 (43.75%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Internet
2 4 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Testing Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) Web Services
2 13 (81.25%) XML
3 7 (43.75%) XSLT
3 7 (43.75%) JMS
3 7 (43.75%) Spring
3 7 (43.75%) J2EE
3 7 (43.75%) JDBC
3 7 (43.75%) JSP
3 7 (43.75%) Servlets
3 7 (43.75%) Struts
3 7 (43.75%) JMX
3 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
4 5 (31.25%) Middleware
5 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 4 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (18.75%) XSD
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) REST
8 1 (6.25%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (6.25%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) AS400
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) DataPower
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) zOS
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) B2C
1 7 (43.75%) Content Management
1 7 (43.75%) Load Testing
1 7 (43.75%) Software Architecture
1 7 (43.75%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
1 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
3 1 (6.25%) EAI
3 1 (6.25%) MVVM
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Mapping
3 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) ATG
2 7 (43.75%) Endeca
3 5 (31.25%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Motorola